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Interior Norteamérica

St Petersburg, Russia, May 25 (Prensa Latina) Russia will act in its best interests when developing its economy, but will do so without impairing other countries, said Russian President Vladimir Putin at the 2018 St. Petersburg International Economic Forum today.


United Nations, May 23 (Prensa Latina) UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East peace process, Nickolay Mladenov, reiterated today his strong condemnation of Israeli actions, which cause so many deaths of Palestinians in Gaza.


Beijing, May 23 (Prensa Latina) China denied today any influence on the Democratic People''s Republic of Korea (DPRK) and reiterated that it will promote the meeting among the leaders of that country and the United States because it will be key to denuclearize the peninsula.


Washington, May 23 (Prensa Latina) The terrorist of Cuban origin Luis Posada Carriles passed away today in the U.S. state of Florida, where he had lived freely despite constant denunciations of his criminal activities and several extradition requests against him.


Havana, May 23 (Prensa Latina) The 2nd Rum Festival in Cuba is beginning today at Pabexpo exhibition center in this capital to promote external financing, Gabriela Garcia, Head of Commercial Intelligence of Cuba Ron Corporation, said.


Caracas, May 22 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro declared two diplomats from the US embassy in the South American country persona non grata.


Brasilia, May 22 (Prensa Latina) U.S. Undersecretary of State John J. Sullivan is visiting Brazil today to meet with local authorities to deal with the alleged political and economic instability in Venezuela, where President Nicolas Maduro has just been reelected.


Brussels, May 22 (Prensa Latina) Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg, will meet here today with leaders of the European Parliament (EP) to explain the leak of personal data of millions of users of that social network.


Havana, May 22 (Prensa Latina) Experts from the United States and Mexico support the investigations led by Cuba to clarify the causes of the plane crash that took place last Friday in this capital, the press reports today.


Seoul, May 22 (Prensa Latina) South Korea lamented today that its journalists will be left out of international coverage for the closure of the nuclear test facility in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) starting tomorrow.